The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 48 75
Rank change year-on-year -46 +27  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 54 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.64% 5.54% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 22.04% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 52 22
Median salary £40,000 £42,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.32% +34.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £20,500 £26,775
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £56,000 £38,625
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +5.12%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 135 245 218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 14.39% 25.13% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 264 575 501
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Gloucestershire

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Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for VPN in Gloucestershire

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Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Mitcheldean - 3 £40,000 -
Gloucester -4 1 - -
Cirencester -21 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
VPN
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) FTP
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) Data Security
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) Telnet
4 3 (42.86%) Military
4 3 (42.86%) Nessus
4 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
4 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) HSRP
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) FTP
3 3 (42.86%) HSRP
3 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
3 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
3 3 (42.86%) Telnet
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (42.86%) Military
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
3 1 (14.29%) Head of IT Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Head of IT Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) HPUX
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Encryption
1 3 (42.86%) Data Security
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nessus
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Xerox
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Free Food etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Westbury-On-Severn, Gloucestershire
Aceo Limited
Posted: 6 days ago